Lions basketball

Lions snap skid with win over Buffaloes

Jan 27, 2014
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LaDon Carnegie put in 23 points and the A&M-Commerce Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 93-84 win over West Texas A&M on Saturday at The Field House.


 The win also snapped a six-game losing streak for the Lions (13-5, 2-4 LSC) in the series with the Buffaloes (8-9, 1-5 LSC). Carnegie finished with 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting from the field, hitting all four three-point tries and five of six free throw attempts. He also added seven rebounds and five assists.


Lion men hold off Javelinas for first LSC win

Jan 9, 2014
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The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions held off a hot-shooting Texas A&M University-Kingsville group in the game's final minute for a 68-66 win, its first in Lone Star Conference play this year, on Wednesday at The Field House.

Lion women falter down stretch in loss to Javelinas

Jan 9, 2014
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Texas A&M University-Commerce had the lead for over 24 minutes versus Texas A&M University-Kingsville, but the Lions could not fend off the Javelinas and fell 76-72 at The Field House on Wednesday night. The Lions fall to 2-10 overall and 1-2 in Lone Star Conference play. The win lifts Kingsville to 6-6 overall and 1-1 in LSC play.

Mustangs hand Lions second loss of season

Jan 4, 2014
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Despite LaDon Carnegie's 18 points in his return from a two-game absence, the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions could not overcome a hot-shooting Midwestern State bunch in the second half, falling 84-73 in the Lone Star Conference opener for both teams at The Field House.

Lions upset Mustangs in overtime

Jan 4, 2014
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A&M-Commerce (2-9, 1-1 LSC) needed overtime to seal a 71-64 upset win over the visiting Mustangs of Midwestern State (9-4, 1-1). The win marks the end of a seven game losing streak for the Lions versus the Mustangs. The Lions did their damage on the defensive end, holding Midwestern State to just 1-20 (5%) from three-point range and a season low 29.3% from the field overall.

Lions to open LSC play vs Midwestern State

Jan 3, 2014
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A&M-Commerce (11-1, 0-0 LSC) vs Midwestern State (8-4, 0-0 LSC)

Saturday, January 4, 2014 • 4:00 p.m. 
The Field House (5,000) • Commerce, Texas 
Radio: KETR 88.9 FM • Live Stats • Twitter: @Lion_MBB

Rambelles slip by Lions

Jan 3, 2014
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The Angelo State Rambelles erased a six-point halftime deficit and held off an Texas A&M University-Commerce comeback attempt in the game’s final two minutes to edge the Lions 55-54 in the Lone Star Conference opener for both teams on Thursday at The Field House.

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A&M-Commerce will take on their third Division I team this season when they face the Lumberjacks of Stephen F. Austin on Monday. The Lions will try to make it back-to-back wins after getting their first win of the season last time out versus Ouachita Baptist. The Lions then open up Lone Star Conference play when the calendar turns to 2014 when Angelo and Midwestern State come to The Field House. This season marks the third straight season in which the Lions open up their conference schedule at home.

A&M-Commerce Lions at Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks

Lions top Tigers for first win of the season

Dec 20, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce got their first win of the season over Ouachita Baptist and also recording the program's first ever win over the Tigers. The Lions held the Tigers scoreless from the three-point line in the second half and got 12 second-half points from Danielle Dixon to secure the win.

Overall the Lions held the Tigers to just 3-of-20 from behind the line (15%) and to just 35% shooting overall.

Reddies hold off Lions

Dec 18, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce outshot Henderson State from the two and three-point range, but the Lady Reddies made 22-of-26 their free throws in order to get past the Lions and hand A&M-Commerce their seventh straight loss to open the 2013-14 season.

Lions host Reddies and Tigers

Dec 17, 2013
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The Lions take the floor again after two weeks off after a 28-point loss at Abilene Christian. A&M-Commerce will look to get their first win of the 2013-14 season and snap a seven game losing streak. 

Henderson State Lady Reddies at A&M-Commerce Lions 
Tuesday, December 17 • 5:30 p.m.
The Field House • Commerce, Texas 
Records: Henderson St. (5-2); A&M-Commerce (0-6)

Lions knock off Patriots for 10th win of season

Dec 17, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce overcame a slow start and took control midway through the second half, coming away with a 92-88 win over Dallas Baptist on Monday at the Burg Center.
The win is the 10th of the season for the Lions (10-1) and marks the quickest A&M-Commerce has reached double digits in the win column since the 1996-97 season.

Lions to visit Dallas Baptist, host Reddies

Dec 16, 2013
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The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions men's basketball team takes on two non-conference opponents this week, traveling to Dallas Baptist University this afternoon and hosting Henderson State University Wednesday night.

A&M-Commerce Lions at Dallas Baptist Patriots
Monday, Dec. 16 · 4 p.m.
Burg Center · Dallas, Texas
Records: A&M-Commerce (9-1); Dallas Baptist (4-4)

Lions host Northwood tonight

Dec 11, 2013
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Despite a two-day delay, Texas A&M University-Commerce will get its shot at payback for its only loss of the season when it takes on Northwood Wednesday at The Field House tonight (Dec. 11) at 7 PM. The Knights snapped the Lions' season-opening, eight-game win streak on Dec. 3 with a narrow 75-73 win in Cedar Hill. Wednesday's rematch was originally scheduled for Monday in Commerce, but was postponed due to the recent winter weather in North Texas.

Jorgensen talks Bisons, Lions basketball, Rangers

Dec 4, 2013
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Joshua Jorgensen, one of the assistant athletics directors at Texas A&M University-Commerce, sat down with Cooper Welch today to talk about the upcoming Live United Texarkana Bowl, the men's and women's basketball teams, indoor track and new staff.

The show ends with a discussion of the big moves made by the Texas Rangers, the mediocrity of the Dallas Cowboys, and the crazy weekend of college football coming up.